RC-135W Rivet Joint
Definition/Scope: An electronic intelligence variant of the C-135 Stratolifter transport aircraft. Rivet Joint provides theater and national level consumers with near-real-time, on-scene intelligence collection, analysis, and dissemination capabilities. Data link-reported data are typically displayed on GCCS and JTT. Target data can also be disseminated via link 16.
Used For:surveillance aircraft by name
Broader Terms:Air Force aircraft
Narrower Terms:Link 16